Director Olivier Assayas (R) and cast members Alexander Scheer ...
May 19th, 2010
(Reuters) - Director Olivier Assayas (R) and cast members Alexander Scheer (L) and Nora Von Waldstatten arrive on the red carpet for the screening of the film Carlos at the 63rd Cannes Film Festival May 19, 2010. REUTERS/Yves Herman (FRANCE - Tags: ENTERTAINMENT) -
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